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Chatto Creek Tavern

Traveller (26)
Dining (4)
Room & Suite (1)
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good31%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“great stop”(4 reviews)
“rail trail”(20 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

We had revisited the rail trail after 13 years and really enjoyed getting to know the area again. We were recommended to stop at Chatto Creek and were definitely looking to having our lunch stop there. What we didn’t know, and missed the sign, was...More

Thank dnlcompton
Response from Lesley M, Owner at Chatto Creek TavernResponded 5 April 2018

Thank you for your comment. I don't think you would find any bar or restaurant that would allow you to take in your own food, You wouldn't take food to your own local and use their facilities. There are signs in the garden stating the...More

Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

We'd overeaten at morning tea so unfortunately didn't feel like lunch when we arrived at the Tavern but the menu looked fabulous and the meals we saw being brought out made us very sorry we hadn't left space for lunch. We did share chips between...More

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Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Great atmosphere with lots of memorabilia to hold ones interest. Very well humoured service and good meals. Delightful sitting under the shade of lovely trees as both indoor and outdoor seating is available. I had the prawn sushi bowl and enjoyed a fresh selection of...More

Thank Nonapama
Reviewed 14 November 2017

After a couple of hours cycling the Rail Trail what we needed was a hearty, tasty lunch - and we got it! Potato Hash included two poached eggs and a generous portion of smoked Salmon beautifully presented, and the Ribs and chips were also a...More

Thank Charlie_Jane00
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Since relocating to Alexandra a year ago this place fails to disappoint us. Lunch, dinner or just popping in for a pint of Speights or a bottle of Manuherikia Lager. We had dinner there last night, Chicken Coriander dumplings as a (shared)starter, mains braised short...More

Thank Kili T
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Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
Price range
US$ 73 - US$ 94 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Price range
US$ 73 - US$ 94 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Traveller (26)
Dining (4)
Room & Suite (1)
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"Unfortunate non-greeting"
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"The bunk room out the back was the best....it sleeps 6 but Lesley was happy to rent it to just the one couple."
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"We chose the bunk room as we were two friends travelling together. The double rooms also looked clean and..."
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